Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v4p385


Volume 4, Page 385

was marshall or sheriff of the Col. 1653, and was entrust, next yr. as
messeng. to the Ind. His will was pro. 1680, by his br. Gamaliel,
Excor. RICHARD, Watertown, by w. Mary had Stephen, b. 27 Feb.
1638, d. in few days; John, 6 May 1639; Thomas, 3 Mar. 1642[2]; and
Joseph; and d. 16 Jan. 1669, aged 60; and the two elder s. gave their
mo. all the st. to bring up Joseph. His wid. d. 1678, aged a. 72.
RICHARD, Springfield, took o. of alleg. 31 Dec. 1678. or next day, was
on serv. in Philip's war, and when lieut. Thomas Cooper was slain by
the Ind. was badly wound. for wh. in 1680 the governm. reliev. him
from poll tax. SAMUEL, Wickford 1674, may, by w. Alice, have had
Joseph, b. 1697; George, 1699; Samuel, 1701; Benjamin, 1702; Martha;
and John, 1708; unless a later SAMUEL, perhaps s. at North
Kingstown had these ch. SAMUEL, Malden, s. of capt. John had w.
Mehitable, d. of the first William Bucknam, was freem. 1690, and d. 17
Sept, 1720. THOMAS, Ipswich, perhaps s. of John of the same, was
serg. 1664, had John, b. 11 Dec. 1658; and was liv. 1678. THOMAS,
Portsmouth, R. I. 1639, was among the freem. 1655, and of him
I learn no more but that he had d. Mary wh. m. 5 Apr. 1676, Joseph
Anthony of the same. THOMAS, Watertown, s. of Richard of the
, by w. Sarah, had Richard, b. 29 Jan. 1675, d. at 15 yrs.;
Phebe, 26 July 1676; Thomas, 7 Mar. 1678; John, 16 Feb. 1681, d.
at 10 yrs.; Joseph, 4 Feb. 1683; Sarah, 13 Jan. 1688; Mary, 20 Jan.
1690; Richard, again, 25 June 1691; and Abigail, 3 Dec. 1697; and
he d. 3 Jan. 1723, and his wid. d. 17 Jan. 1744, aged 91, or by ch. rec.
only 89. WILLIAM, Northampton, sw. alleg. 8 Feb. 1679, m. 1681,
Sarha, d. of Enos Kingsley, had William b. Aug. 1682; Sarah, 18
Apr. 1687; John, Aug. 1689. His w. d. 22 Jan. 1691, and he m. 29
July 1691 or 2, Ann, d. of John Webb jr. had Joseph, b. a. 1693; Ann,
Jan. 1695; Jonathan, 1696, d. very soon; Mary, 17 Feb. 1698; Abigail;
Jonathan, again, 18 Mar. 1703; Thankful, 27 Jan. 1706; Samuel,
19 Jan. 1708; Jemima, 13 Dec. 1709; Noah, 20 Feb. 1712; and Experience,
3 Mar. 1715; and d. 6 Feb. 1732. His wid. d. 7 Oct. 1748.
Who was his f. or whence he came to N. is unkn.

    WAKE, WILLIAM, Salem, was by our Court, in 1640, advis. to go
home to his w. but seems not to have complied, and was frequent. fined
for his disregard until he d. 1654; but from his will of 17 Apr. in that
yr. seems to have left no ch. exc. Catharine, and beside ment. only br.
John, both in Eng.

    WAKEFIELD, JOHN, Salem 1638, may have been next yr. of Plymouth,
and aft. at Wells, where he was of gr. jury 1656. He m. prob. Elizabeth
wid. of Edmund Littlefield[1]. JOHN, Watertown 1646, may bef. and aft.
have been of New Haven, there by w. Ann had Hannah, bapt. 29 Dec.